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Bidding Information
Lot #    12449
Auction End Date    12/20/2005 10:51:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Letter by R. Mesullem Zusia Twersky
Title (Hebrew)    כתב מהאדמו'ר מטשערנאביל
Author    [Ms. - Hasidim]
City    Bnai Brak
Publication Date    1980
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   [1] p., 265:195 mm., light age staining, ink on stationary air letter, neat Ashkenazic script, signed and dated.
          
Detailed
Description
   Addressed to the Cong. Bnai Shloima Zalman in Brooklyn, New York, thanking them for their financial assistance.

A descendant of the Chernobyl dynasty of zaddikim, R. Mesullem Zusia b. Isaac Twersky (1917-1988) was the son-in-law of R. Jacob M. Brandwein. He emigrated to Erez Israel in 1934 and studies at Merkaz Ha-Rav. He established a synagogue and passed on in Bnei Brak. R. Twersky was a highly respected scholar and attracted many followers who sought his advise and blessings.

          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Israel:    Checked
  
Subject
Hasidic:    Checked
  
Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
  
Kind of Judaica